Tag Archive | David Villa

New York City FC earn 1-1 Draw with DC United

England and Spain’s record goal scorers had only shared a field in their storied careers on one previous occasion until Saturday’s showdown in the BX. Last time Wayne Rooney and David Villa lined up in a tunnel together, it was the 2011 UEFA Champions League final at Wembley and the day ended with a winners’ […]

New York City FC takes Tough 1-0 loss to New England Revolution

With eight players ruled out through injury and international duty, it was a real test of depth for NYCFC in this second meeting with the Revs in 2018. It was Ronald Matarrita who created City’s first meaningful opportunity of the night on 5’ with a determined run which led to his cross being deflected off […]

New York City FC and New York Red Bulls fit to be tied in 1-1 Thriller at Yankee Stadium

In arguably the most important Hudson River Derby to date, NYCFC made a strong start to the game, playing longer than usual in an attempt to counteract the Red Bulls’ press. From the first minute, it was clear that this would be the most attritional derby to date, with heavy challenges coming in from both […]

New York City FC Suffers tough 2-0 loss to the Philadelphia Union

City looked to tighten the race for the Supporters Shield against Atlanta and New York Red Bulls in the City of Brotherly Love, but were left looking for answers after a promising start in the first half. Head Coach Domenéc Torrent tinkered with both the attack and defense, starting Jo Inge Berget alongside the duo […]

New York City earn 3-2 Victory over Toronto FC

Ismael Tajouri-Shradi recorded two goals, including the 88th-minute winner, to lift New York City FC to a 3-2 victory over a Toronto FC side that played almost the entire match with 10 men after Jozy Altidore was shown red in the 11th minute Sunday at BMO Field. After missing seven games due to injury, David Villa […]

NYCFC Forward David Villa Misses MLS All-Star Game

New York City FC’s David Villa has been forced to withdraw from this week’s MLS All-Star Game due to injury.   The Spanish striker, who has scored eight goals in 10 starts this season, has missed NYCFC’s last six games and will not be ready to return for the game vs. Juventus at the Mercedes […]

PREVIEW: New York City FC vs. New York Red Bulls Hudson River Derby Vol2

As fans enter into the Second Edition of the Hudson River Derby, they are encouraged to check out the following notes provided by NYCFC: Welcome to New York! For Domenec Torrent, this will be the first taste of a Hudson River Derby – a special day for soccer fans in the city, but this isn’t […]